5thGEOSS Science and Technology Stakeholder Workshop
Linking the Sustainable Development Goals to
Earth Observations, Models and Capacity Building

December 9-10, 2016, Berkeley, California, USA

Scope | Deadlines | Venue | Logistics | Committees | Participation | Output | Abstracts | Registration | Accommodation | Schedule | Program

Workshop infos
Related Events

Relevant Links and Documents
Interactions of SDGs

Implementation and Monitoring of SDGs

Capacity Building and Transformation

Tools, Platforms, Knowledge



 Travel Logistics

Getting to Berkeley, California and University of California, Berkely:

  • By car: tba
  • By public transportation from the San Francisco or Oakland Airports: Both the San Francisco and Oakland airports are well connected to Berkely with the Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART). A map of the BART system is available on the BART web page.

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 Climate and Weather

Climate in Berkely in December is moderately cool and wet. The average highs and lows in December are 14.9oC and 5.3oC and December is the wettest month with an average precipitation of 128 mm (see U.S. Climate Data for more details).

For weather, see the most recent seven-day forecast for Berkely provided by the National Weather Service or the ten-day forecast by Wunderground.

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There are many restaurants in the vicinity of the meeting venue. More information on restaurants will be added here soon.

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 Workshop Dinner

Depending on interest, a no-host dinner may be organized on the evening of December 9, 2016.

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 What to do and visit in Berkeley?

Abundant information on what to do and visit in Berkeley or the nearby cities is available on the Web, e.g., at http://www.visitberkeley.com or http://www.berkeley.edu/about/visit.  

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